14 days in Greece Itinerary

14 days in Greece Itinerary

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Rethymnon
— 1 night
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Matala
— 1 night
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Fira
— 3 nights
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Mykonos Town
— 3 nights
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Athens
— 4 nights

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Rethymnon

Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then wander the streets of Rethymnon Old Town. Keep things going the next day: see Off-Road Tours, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas Church, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Kournas.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rethymnon road trip planner.

Houston, USA to Rethymnon is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Traveling from Houston to Rethymnon, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in July; daily highs in Rethymnon reach 89°F and lows reach 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Matala.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Outdoors · Tours · Nature · Parks

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Off-Road Tours
4.9

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Matala

Matala ©
A low-key tourist resort known for its ancient cliffside caves, Matala boasts a rich history that spans over 2,000 years.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Palace of Faistos, then enjoy the sand and surf at Matala beach, and then kick back and relax at Red Sand Beach (Kokkini Ammos).

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Matala online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Rethymnon to Matala in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Matala sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Matala

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

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Palace of Faistos
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Matala beach
4.3

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Fira

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Get outdoors at Red Beach and Skaros Rock. Visit Perivolos and Perissa Black Sand Beach for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: get a dose of the wild on Santorini Sailing, do a tasting at Venetsanos Winery, make a short side trip with Santorini Tours, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Fira trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Matala to Fira by combination of taxi and ferry takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 86°F in July, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wineries

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Santorini Sailing
4.7
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Perivolos
4.3

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Mykonos Town

Mykonos Town ©

Chora Mykonos

A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Visit Elia Beach and Panormos Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore hidden gems such as Paralia Kalafati and Agios Sostis Beach. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalo Livadi Beach, take a stroll through Little Venice, look for gifts at 100% Mykonos, and get interesting insight from GoDive Mykonos PADI Diving Resort.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Mykonos Town trip planner.

Ride a ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Neighborhoods

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Elia Beach
4.2
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Agios Sostis Beach
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Athens

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lake Vouliagmeni and Seahorse Dive Center. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Acropolis of Athens and Philopappos Hill. And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Temple of Hephaestus, pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Kapnikarea, and take a stroll around Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Centre.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens trip tool.

Fly from Mykonos Town to Athens in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Mykonos Town in July: highs in Athens hover around 91°F, while lows dip to 75°F. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

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Lake Vouliagmeni
4.2

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